Water-main break causes road closure near downtown Louisville

Water-main break causes road closure near downtown Louisville
The break happened around 2:30 p.m. near 11th and Jefferson.
The roadway was closed while officials examined the issue. (Source: WAVE 3 News)
The roadway was closed while officials examined the issue. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Traffic was temporarily blocked on Wednesday because of a water-main break on Louisville's west end.

Metrosafe confirmed just before 2:30 p.m. that the rupture took place near the intersection of 11th and Jefferson streets.

The Louisville Water Company was been notified.

The road was closed while officials cleaned up the area.

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